WATERLOO, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) – Cats are crawling around some offices in Black Hawk County.
These cats are part of a program called Office Cats. It’s a new way to help animals in need and maybe boost the morale of office employees.
The Office Cat program has only been around for a month. Five businesses are already taking part in it.
The shelter selects a cat with the right temperament for the office. Then the office takes care of the cat until someone wants to adopt it.
A cat named Squeak currently lives at the Family and Children’s Council.
“We’re all really big pet lovers here for the most part,” Vernessa McGuinness said, “there are a couple of people here that we’re still trying to get on board but the thought of having a cat in the office that we could love on and that they would have some time out …